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Where we are based

Ikon Gallery is located in central Birmingham, in the West Midlands, UK. Birmingham is connected to the rest of the country through the national train networks and major motorways, and internationally via Birmingham International Airport.

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Getting here

Situated in Brindleyplace, off Broad Street, Ikon Gallery is just 15 minutes walk from New Street Station.

Please note construction of Birmingham’s new development scheme, the transformation of Paradise Circus in the heart of the city centre, has begun. For up to date information on roadworks and changes to pedestrian routes that may affect your journey to Ikon please visit www.paradisebirmingham.co.uk

By foot

From New Street station walk to Victoria Square, past the side of Town Hall, through Fletchers Walk and into Broad Street. Pass the Hyatt Hotel on the left, then turn right into Oozells Street. This walk takes approximately 15 minutes.

By public transport

Train

Birmingham’s New Street, Snow Hill and Moor Street stations are all within a 25 minute walk of Ikon Gallery. Train times are available from the National Rail website.

Bus

Ikon is accessible by bus from most areas of the city. Our closest bus stops are on Broad Street close to Oozells Street.  For details of times and routes visit Traveline West Midlands or call 0871 200 22 33.

Air

From Birmingham International airport, use the airport shuttle to Birmingham International train station, then take one of the regular trains to Birmingham New Street Station. Ikon Gallery is approximately 15 minutes walk from New Street or alternatively taxis are available outside New Street Station.

Canal

The closest moorings to Ikon are at Sherbourne Wharf. Take the steps or pathway up to Brindleyplace and follow the directional signs.

By car

Birmingham is accessible by the M5, M6, M40 and M42 motorways. Drivers should follow signs to Birmingham City Centre and then look for the brown tourist signs to the International Convention Centre, Barclaycard Arena, Canals and Brindleyplace.

The postcode for Ikon Gallery is B1 2HS.

Parking

The nearest car park is Q-Park Brindleyplace on Brunswick Street. For a 10% discount pre-book and quote IKON at www.q-park.co.uk, Q-Park have also kindly agreed to make a 10% donation to Ikon for each booking made.

Orange and blue badge holders may park on double yellow lines on Oozells Street in accordance with badge guidelines. There is a bicycle rack near Ikon.

Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham Brindleyplace

Situated centrally in Brindleyplace, the Hilton Garden Inn offers friendly service and a relaxed atmosphere and is ideally located for exploring the city’s sights.

Ikon has partnered with Hilton Garden Inn to offer visitors an exclusive discount rate.  For reservations visit Hilton Garden Inn, select ‘More Options’, select ‘Add Special Rate Codes’ and enter the corporate id N2771505 in ‘Corporate Account’. www.hilton.com

Group Visits

60 minute tours are available for groups, providing specialist insight and opportunities for discussion.

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Accessibility & Facilities at Ikon

Ikon Gallery is accessible to all visitors with visual, hearing and mobility impairments.

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